CALS in the News for the Week of November 28 – December 2

In the News

Federal Lunch Rules To Affect Wisconsin Schools
Ashland Current 11/26/2011
Quoted: Sara Tedeschi, Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems

Farming for jobs: Can local food movement prove a broader economic engine?
The Cap Times online 11/30/2011
Quoted: Steve Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

UW Short Course to Hold Reunion in January
Wisconsin Ag Connection 12/1/2011
Quoted: Ted Halbach, Farm & Industry Short Course Director

Forage know-how give state’s farmer a biomass edge
The Country Today 11/30/2011
Quoted: Kevin Shinners, Biological Systems Engineering

Agronomy meetings on tap for January
Agri-View 12/1/2011
Mentioned: Joe Lauer, Agronomy
Mentioned: Dan Undersander, Agronomy
Mentioned: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

UW researchers to lead potato study

Wisconsin State Farmer 12/1/2011
Mentioned: Paul Bethke, Horticulture
Mentioned: A.J. Bussan, Horticulture

Taking the farm to Washington: Rural Omro native plays role in crafting new dairy policy
The Country Today 11/30/2011
Quoted: Mary Knigge, BS ’03 Agricultural & Applied Economics, Agricultural Journalism

Apple juice can pose a health risk — from calories

Chattanooga Times Free Press 12/2/2011
Frank Greer, Nutritional Sciences

Workshop to give tips on keeping cows cool
Green Bay Press-Gazette 11/29/2011
Mentioned: David Kammel, Biological Systems Engineering

Leonard Massie is season ticket holder of the game 11/26/2011
Mentioned: Leonard Massie, BS ’60, MS ’63 Agricultural Engineering

Of Interest

5 Holiday Horticulture Disasters To Avoid
Channel 3000 WISC-TV 11/30/2011

Brain Food: Eating Fish Can Lower Your Risk of Alzheimer’s
TIME 12/1/2011

Farms could face new rules for kid workers
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 11/22/2011

Food Prices Would Rise with U.S. Truck Rule, Executive Says
Bloomberg 11/30/2011